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NC panel: Sterilization victims should get $50K
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 01/10/2012 - 10:46am.

A task force is recommending that people who were sterilized against their will under an old North Carolina state program be paid $50,000 each in compensation.

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Opposition voiced against Charlotte protest rules
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 01/10/2012 - 10:34am.

Some opponents of protest-limiting ordinances in Charlotte got a police response for overstaying their turn at a microphone.

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NC judge delays Latin Kings gang rackets trial
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 01/10/2012 - 10:30am.

A federal judge is postponing a racketeering trial for six North Carolina gang members, including one who ran for Greensboro City Council.

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NC firefighters fired after stun gun incident
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 01/10/2012 - 10:05am.

A Rowan County fire department's chief and his assistant are out after investigators say they used a stun gun to repeatedly shock an 18-year-old junior firefighter at a Christmas party.

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Raleigh man to be sentenced on gun export charges
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Tue, 01/10/2012 - 8:10am.

A former U.S. Marine who smuggled dozens of pistols into the United Kingdom is scheduled to be sentenced in a federal court in Greenville.

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NC panel to recommend sterilization compensation
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Tue, 01/10/2012 - 8:01am.

A North Carolina committee is scheduled to recommend financial compensation for the hundreds of living victims of the state's eugenics-based sterilization program.

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NC man pleads guilty to crop fraud
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Tue, 01/10/2012 - 7:59am.

A Columbus County man has pleaded guilty to federal crop insurance fraud.

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